ATTENTAT ROCK STRIKE Sexy Cover 12" Vinyl LP Album

"Strike" is the third and final studio album released by the French Heavy Metal band"Attentat Rock". It was recorded at the Maunoir Studio, Geneva, Switzerland during November 1984 until January 1985. The album was produced by Elie Benali who also produced several albums for the French "Vulcain" band.


This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.


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Album Description:

The "Strike" album by Attentat Rock is a notable addition to the French Heavy Metal scene, marking the culmination of the band's musical journey. Released as their third and final studio album, "Strike" showcases the band's talent, energy, and unique sound. Recorded between November 1984 and January 1985 at the renowned Maunoir Studio in Geneva, Switzerland, this album stands as a testament to the band's dedication to their craft.

The production of "Strike" was helmed by Elie Benali, a renowned producer who had previously worked with the French band Vulcain. With Benali's guidance, Attentat Rock was able to capture their raw, powerful sound in the studio, ensuring that their music would resonate with listeners. The album's production quality reflects the band's commitment to creating a memorable listening experience.

Attentat Rock's lineup on "Strike" consists of talented musicians who contributed their individual skills and styles to create a cohesive and captivating album. Marc Quee's powerful lead vocals command attention, delivering lyrics that explore various themes, from personal struggles to societal issues. Quee's passionate and dynamic performance adds depth and emotion to the album's tracks.

The guitar work on "Strike" is masterfully executed by Fabrice Forgeau and Hervé Raynal. Their collaborative efforts result in an impressive display of technical proficiency and creativity. The guitars soar with captivating riffs and intricate solos, complementing each other's playing styles. The chemistry between Forgeau and Raynal is evident throughout the album, creating a solid foundation for the band's sound.

Drummer Thierry Gaulme's skillful drumming provides the driving force behind the album's powerful rhythm section. His precise and energetic playing adds intensity and momentum to the songs, keeping the listener engaged from start to finish. Gaulme's contributions are integral to the album's overall sound and serve as the backbone of Attentat Rock's musical prowess.

Pierre Brémond's bass lines round out the album's sonic landscape, providing a rich and solid foundation. His melodic bass playing enhances the album's heaviness and adds depth to the band's sound. Brémond's vocal harmonies also add a layer of texture and dimension to the album's overall vocal arrangements.

Attentat Rock's "Strike" is a powerful and memorable album that showcases the band's talent and musical prowess. With its well-crafted compositions, energetic performances, and impressive production, "Strike" solidifies the band's place in the French Heavy Metal scene. This 12" vinyl LP album is a testament to the band's dedication and commitment to their craft, leaving a lasting impression on listeners and cementing their legacy in the realm of Heavy Metal.

Overall, "Strike" is considered a classic of French punk rock, and a testament to the political and social upheaval of the era. The album's catchy melodies and hard-hitting lyrics continue to resonate with fans of punk rock and socially conscious music today

Music Genre:

  French Heavy Metal / Hard Rock

Album Production information:


The album: "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike" was produced by: Elie Benali for Riff Records

 Elie Benali a French Producer and musician who has produced albums for the Heavy Metal bands: Attentat Rock, Bronx, Viva, Vulcain.

Recorded Npvember 1984 - January 1985 in Maunoir Studio, Geneve, Switzerland.

Photography Lionel Bertin

Record Label Information:

  Virgin DM 207 198

Album Packaging:

 This album "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and photos of "Attentat Rock"

Media Format:

12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record

Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram

Year & Country:

  1985 Made in EEC
Band Members and Musicians on: ATTENTAT ROCK Strike
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Marc Quee - Lead Vocals
  • Fabrice Forgeau - Guitars, Mastering Engineer
  • Hervé Raynal - Guitars
  • Thierry Gaulme - Drums
  • Pierre Brémond - Bass, Vocals
Track Listing of: "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike"

The Songs/tracks on "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike" are

  1. Ouverture 00:59
  2. Forces of the dark 04:28
  3. Open your eyes 03:43
  4. Sandy 04:54
  5. Lord tell me 02:56
  6. On the highway 02:55
  7. I want you 03:32
  8. Heroes never die 03:14
  9. Damned Witch 03:36
  10. Heavy Metal 03:28
  11. Loneliness 03:24
  12. Rock'n'Roll 03:30
Album cover photos of : ATTENTAT ROCK Strike
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Inner Sleeve   of "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike" Album
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Photo of "ATTENTAT ROCK Strike" Album's Inner Sleeve  

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